Your Photos This Week: Composition and Focus

I've really enjoyed participating in and viewing your NaBloPoMo prompt photos which we paired with this month's BlogHer University lesson in photography. The photos you're sharing always encourage me to look at prompts and life with different eyes. ...more
Beautiful examples of the prompts, Jenna.  It always amazes me that interpretations are as ...more

Grab a Badge and Tell the World You're Going to #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us

With the conference just over two months away, we know you're gearing up for #BlogHer15: Experts Among Us in New York City. We've made some badges that you can place on your blog, share on Facebook, or plaster all over your social media accounts....more
Can't wait for the event.  so looking forward.  Linda Eckhardt, Editor:  Everybodyeatsnews.commore

Use Your iPhone Camera & Other Apps To Get Great Photos

Welcome to our first BlogHer University: Focus on Photography lesson. Today we'll be discussing the iPhone camera, how to get the most out of it, and what other camera apps exist to help you capture the best photos. ...more
Great tips!more

Welcome to BlogHer University: Focus on Photography

May is National Photo Month, so we've decided to host a course on photography for BlogHer University. No matter your skill or camera, you will come away from this month having learned something and having photographed something. Everyone can benefit from a course on photography. ...more

Grow Your Community By Understanding Your Instagram Stats

Instagram provides users with a great way to build overall influence and reach via social media. Once considered just a simple way to share photos, Instagram provides users and brands looking to work with users a unique addition to the overall social package. ...more
stephliebold I might share a beautiful photo of some sort, food related or not, and let your ...more

20 Spring Fashion Finds for Your Running Wardrobe

As the temperatures continue to warm up, runners who spent some of the winter season indoors on treadmills or cross-training get excited to return to the wild outdoors. The spring season does more than allow us back outside, of course. It brings sunshine, flowers, and a desire to brighten up our wardrobes too. ...more
Good intel on some places to buy running clothes! I might have to check out Jillian Michaels at ...more

How to Write About the News Responsibly

You've been moved by Ferguson, Newtown, or a local news story. You want to write about it in a way that educates readers, makes them think about it from a new perspective, calls them to action—or all of the above. By following the tips below, you'll be able to cover news stories and current events in a way that avoids misleading your readers and helps your story stand out. ...more
Love this!more

8 Great Books for Kids This Presidents' Day

As a young child, I had a thing for presidents. I read books on presidential history over and over. I wore out one book on Abraham Lincoln. I recited facts at will. So it makes sense that my sons not only have a growing library on the presidents, but that I scour the library every mid-February to find the best books. As President's Day falls on Monday, I decided to share eight great presidential picks for your children. ...more
These are great- my son is currently obsessed with George Washington so I'll add some of these ...more

Don't Tell Me They're Not Real: Internet Friends Are Real Life Friends

Don't tell me they're not real. I left a comment on the most random blog post I had ever come across in my many times clicking the "Random" button on LiveJournal. The blogger replied. I replied. Then the blogger's friend replied. I looked at his avatar, this friend of the original blogger, and my eyebrow raised a little bit. The back and forth conversation went on all evening, one comment after the other. Days later, AOL Instant Messenger names were exchanged. Three years later, we stood in front of our friends and family and exchanged vows. ...more
ktmadeblog <3 See. I told you! I'm still trying to write something new. It's stuck in my head.more

Announcing BlogHer Food '15 and the Call for Ideas

Today we are excited to announce the BlogHer Food '15: Experts Among Us conference! ...more
I'm SO excited to be going! Is there a badge specific for BlogHer FOOD that says we're going?more